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Thank you for taking the time to update your story.  

If on the gluten free diet, did your anemia resolve?  Mine did within three months (ferritin level specifically) and anemia was really my only symptom when my GI suggested the possibility of celiac disease.  

 


Non-functioning Gall bladder Removal Surgery 2005

Diagnosed via Blood Test (DGP IgA only) and Endoscopy: March 2013

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Osteopenia/osteoporosis -- June 2013

Allergies and Food Intolerances

Repeat endoscopy/Biopsies: Healed

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Thank you, Jmg. I was lucky with the consultant who had a research interest in this area. He was persistent in exploring all avenues when he and his team were perplexed by the inconsistency of the results. It does seem that you can have all of the clinical pointers and still have negative biopsies (even well down into the jejunum).      

The diet has been almost a non-issue for me. I was able to make the substitutions easily. For me, I could see no sense in eating gluten year on year until an annual endoscopy identifies eventually damage.    

 

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